Douglas Earl Edwards



Douglas Earl Edwards, age 70, died Friday afternoon at Wayne UNC Healthcare. Born in Johnston County he was the son of the late Leon R. and Nancy R. Edwards and was preceded in death by his brother Bobby Wayne Edwards,

A Memorial Service to celebrate Douglas’s life will be held on Tuesday evening at 7:00 p.m. in the Shumate-Faulk Memorial Chapel. The family will visit with friends after the service at the funeral home and at other times at the home of his sister Dianne, 140 Poinsettia Dr. Goldsboro, N.C. 27534.

Douglas had been a self-employed Truck Driver and attended New Hope Friends Church.

He is survived by a son; Travis Edwards of Dudley, two sisters; Yvonne Davenport and Dianne Kornegay both of Goldsboro, two grandchildren; Brian Edwards, Heather Phillips and three great- grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be directed to New Hope Friends Church 4451 U.S. Hwy 70 business Goldsboro, N.C. 27534

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home is serving the Edwards family and online condolences may be directed to